An update for Test Manager 2010 is available


An available update for Microsoft Test Manager 2010 resolves the following issues.

Issue 1

Consider the following scenario:
  • You use Test Manager 2010 to rename a parameter for a shared step.
  • You click Save and Close to save the changes.
  • You open a test case that uses the shared step.
In this scenario, the original name of the parameter unexpectedly appears in the test case.

Note When this issue occurs, the new name of the parameter also appears in the test case.

Issue 2

When you set the Microsoft Test Manager window to the default dimensions, the Steps tab displays only two shared steps.

More Information

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. However, it is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply it only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next update that contains this hotfix.

To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Customer Support Services to obtain the hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft website:Note In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.


To apply this hotfix, you must have Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 (SP1) installed.

Restart requirement

You must restart the computer after you install this hotfix if any instance of Visual Studio 2010 SP1 is being used.

File information

The global version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.activities.common.dll10.0.40219.341309,68811- Aug-201114:01x86
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.activities.dll10.0.40219.3411,510,31211-Aug- 201114:01x86
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.client.dll10.0.40219.341678,81610-Aug- 201107:43x86
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.client.themes.dll10.0.40219.3413,058,09611-Aug- 201114:01x86
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.client.wpfcontrols.dll10.0.40219.341256,95211-Aug- 201114:01x86
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.clientpackage.dll10.0.40219.34173,13611-Aug- 201114:01x86
Microsoft.teamfoundation.testmanagement.controls.dll10.0.40219.341491,42411-Aug- 201114:01x86


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